Recent Blog Posts

Mayoral Candidates are coming together to talk about the Arts

With the Calgary civic election on the horizon, three theatre companies have come together to host a Mayoral Candidates Forum on the Arts. Spearheaded by Theatre Junction Grand with One Yellow Rabbit Theatre and Alberta Theatre Projects, the forum will take place on August 28th, at 6pm, at Theatre Junction Grand.

Calgary Theatre Critics’ Awards comes to an end

As our city launches into one of the busiest months in theatre during September, it is with heavy hearts and regret that the Calgary Theatre Critics (Louis B Hobson, Stephen Hunt, Rodrigo Flores and Jenna Shummoogum) must announce the conclusion of the Calgary Theatre Critics’ Awards (The Critters.) Since 2011, the Calgary Theatre Critics’ Awards […]

The Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival

The Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival Calgary is back for two days of indulgence on October 17 and 18, offering a little something for everyone. The Festival offers the opportunity to sample an extensive variety of world-class wine, scotch, premium spirits, import and micro-brewed beer along with gourmet culinary creations from local restaurants, hotels […]

Recent Reviews

Theatre Calgary’s Billy Elliot the Musical resonates

Theatre Calgary’s production of Billy Elliot the Musical could not come at a better time. The musical centers around the themes of fighting for what you believe in and being open to accepting, and even celebrating differences. This production is the same story as the Broadway musical, with book and lyrics by Lee Hall and music by […]

Stage West’s Drinking Habits 2: Caught in the Act is flat fun

The cast from Drinking Habits are back with a bigger farce than the first time. The sisters of Perpetual Sewing miss the excitement of the old days. The old days where they had to make wine to save their convent. But now things are calm and the sisters wish something would happen to stir things […]

Broadway Across Canada’s Beautiful The Carole Musical is slow to begin but a strong production

Carole King is a wildly successful singer and songwriter. She has co-wrote 118 songs that made the Billboard Hot 100 between 1955 and 1999. The Broadway Musical Beautiful The Carole King Musical features some of King’s biggest hits and a story of her early life. It is a bit slow to begin with, especially when King is just starting to […]